Calvin Hempsted

Male12 September 1800–3 September 1892

Brief Life History of Calvin

When Calvin Hempsted was born on 12 September 1800, in Westmoreland, Shelter Island, Suffolk, New York, United States, his father, James Hempsted, was 31 and his mother, Huldah Bosworth, was 38. He married Amanda Wilcox or Wilcot about 1820, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Ripley, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1850 and Spring Prairie, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died on 3 September 1892, in Walworth, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Hickory Grove Cemetery, Spring Prairie, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Calvin Hempsted
Amanda Wilcox or Wilcot
Marriage: about 1820
James Hempstead
Louisa Hempstead
Marquis C. Hempsted
Susan R Hempstead
Abigail Alviva Hempsted
John W. Hempstead
Asa E. Hempstead
Adaline Hempsted

Sources (10)

  • Calvin Hempstead, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Calvin Hempsted, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Calvin Hemstead in entry for William J. Wylie and Abby A. Hemstead, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1820New York, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


    Age 8

    Historical Boundaries 1808: Chautauqua, New York, United States

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 25

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Hempstead .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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